command Sergeant Major Robert O. Dean (born March 2 1929)
is a UFOlogist from Tucson, Arizona. He tells a story
that skillfully presents an astonishing and convincing
message: that we are not alone on this planet and never
upon a quest to share his discovery of a highly classified
document he came upon during his military career, he has
continued his agenda to inform the public about extraterrestrial
life and the U.S. government's connection.
of the few holders of first-hand knowledge about government
involvement with alien life, Mr. Dean recounts the contents
of the 1964 report called "The
Assessment", the NATO military study that
acknowledged and analyzed the implications of the alien
presence here on Earth.
Deans history includes forty years of research in
the UFO field.
began this research while on
active duty in the U.S. Army where he served for 27 years.
He retired from the Army in 1976
as a highly decorated combat veteran after having served
as an Infantry Unit Commander in combat in Korea and Vietnam.
He also served in Intelligence
Field Operations in Laos, Cambodia, and N.
Vietnam. Additionally, he served at Supreme
Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE),
as a Master Sergeant and intelligence
analyst with a Cosmic Top Secret clearance.
While on this assignment, he helped move the headquarters
to the new site in Belgium. Dean worked in the Operations
Division and was a member of the inner Command Staff,
thereby working with and seeing the SACEUR almost every
Dean also spent fourteen years as an emergency services
manager with the Federal
Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
for the Arizona Pima County Sheriff's Department.
is the former Arizona Assistant Director and Pima County
Director for the Mutual
UFO Network and is a former member of the
for UFO studies (CUFOS)
and the Ancient
Astronauts Society. He also served twelve
years as a member of the board of Directors for the Aerial
Phenomenon Research Organization (APRO).
Dean majored in Ancient History,
Psychology, and Philosophy at Indiana University,
completed extensive studies in archeology and theology
and holds the equivalent of a
masters level degree in Emergency Management.
present research involves the development of a process
of synthesis to correlate, evaluate, and integrate data
through a multi-disciplinary approach that is both "inductive"
and "deductive" in its reasoning.
extensive United States engagements, he has spoken all
over the world to share his message, appearing at sponsored
events in England, Switzerland, Italy, Japan, Germany,
Brazil, Mexico, Australia, Hungary and Puerto Rico.
also has countless television, radio, video and news documentary
appearances to his credit and has been honored with three
lifetime achievement awards for his contribution to the
field of Ufology.
MUFON 1994 International UFO Symposium